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Barıs Seven, Gamze Cobanoglu, Deran Oskay and Nevin Atalay-Guzel

objective measurement tools and decrease the risk of mistakes. The limitation of our study is that the concentric tests were performed only at 90°/s angular velocity. However, higher angular velocities which are used in endurance measurements could also be tested. To our knowledge, the present study is the

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Kerstin Gerst Emerson and Jennifer Gay

), 825 – 827 . PubMed doi:10.2105/AJPH.2004.043489 10.2105/AJPH.2004.043489 Evenson , K.R. , Buchner , D.M. , & Morland , K.B. ( 2012 ). Objective measurement of physical activity and sedentary behavior among US adults aged 60 years or older

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Lisa M. Barnett, Dean A. Dudley, Richard D. Telford, David R. Lubans, Anna S. Bryant, William M. Roberts, Philip J. Morgan, Natasha K. Schranz, Juanita R. Weissensteiner, Stewart A. Vella, Jo Salmon, Jenny Ziviani, Anthony D. Okely, Nalda Wainwright, John R. Evans and Richard J. Keegan

.e., consistent) and valid (i.e., interpretable/understandable) measure that circumstances and resources allow. In the following section, we provide three scenarios that are relevant to the context of PE. Tremblay and Lloyd ( 2010 , p. 26) have advocated the comprehensive and objective measurement of physical

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Merrill D. Funk, Cindy L. Salazar, Miriam Martinez, Jesus Gonzalez, Perla Leyva, David Bassett Jr. and Murat Karabulut

While technological advancements in modernized societies have in some ways hindered opportunities for physical activity ( Katzmarzyk & Mason, 2009 ), technology may also be a means to track and increase activity among citizens through objective measurement and motivation to reach physical activity

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Esra Uzelpasaci, Türkan Akbayrak, Serap Özgül, Ceren Orhan, Emine Baran, Gülbala Nakip, Sinan Beksac and Semra Topuz

the Turkish KPAS is an acceptable and capable tool for the assessment of the different aspects of physical activity during pregnancy. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study to have performed psychometric validation using an objective measurement method. The ICC values for the total

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Vincent Shieh, Ashwini Sansare, Minal Jain, Thomas Bulea, Martina Mancini and Cris Zampieri

clinically feasible manner. However, access to this technology for clinicians and researchers is limited by its cost, space requirements, and portability; therefore, there has been an effort to validate other instruments that provide the same objective measurements. Recent findings have shown that wearable

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Timóteo Daca, António Prista, Francisco Tchonga, Inacio Crochemore-Silva, Felipe F. Reichert, Paulo Farinatti and Go Tani

.B. ( 2012 ). Objective measurement of physical activity and sedentary behavior among US adults aged 60 years or older . Preventing Chronic Disease, 9, E26 . PubMed ID: 22172193 doi: 10.5888/pcd9.110109 Galloza , J , Castillo , B , Micheo , W ( 2017 ). Benefits of exercise in the older

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Lisa M. Barnett, David R. Lubans, Anna Timperio, Jo Salmon and Nicola D. Ridgers

competencies from an early age ( Barnett, Stodden, et al., 2016 ). The strengths of this study include the objective measurement of fitness, skill competence and physical activity, and the alignment between the actual and perceived movement skills assessed. However, there are several limitations that warrant

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Denise Rodrigues Bueno, Maria de Fátima Nunes Marucci, Clara Suemi da Costa Rosa, Rômulo Araújo Fernandes, Yeda Aparecida de Oliveira Duarte and Maria Lucia Lebão

of Epidemiology and Community Health, 61 ( 4 ), 344 – 348 . PubMed doi:10.1136/jech.2006.050807 10.1136/jech.2006.050807 Arnardottir , N.Y. , Koster , A. , Van Domelen , D.R. , Brychta , R.J. , Caserotti , P. , Eiriksdottir , G. , … Sveinsson , T. ( 2013 ). Objective measurements of

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Catrine Tudor-Locke and Elroy J. Aguiar

application. Such “big data” approaches are exciting and potentially very powerful in terms of advancing scientific understanding of the correlates and impacts of physical activity but require careful consideration of information security issues including privacy and ownership. At the heart of objective